Meeting The COVID-19 Challenge

Affordable, safe and responsible solutions for businesses returning to work after COVID-19.

INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE

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ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EHS)

Meeting The COVID-19 Challenge

Affordable, safe and responsible solutions for businesses returning to work after COVID-19.​

How we can help…

  • At GFA/UES, safety is more than just a priority, it’s woven into our corporate values.
  • As an essential part of our business, our field staff can provide the very best in enhanced safety and health measures.
  • GFA/UES can help you meet your COVID-19 related challenges by getting your company back to work in an affordable, safe and responsible way.

As environmental health & safety consultants, our in-house Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIH) and Certified Safety Professionals (CSP) have developed COVID-19 services and training programs with the latest, most comprehensive and accurate information available based on relevant OSHA standards and CDC guidelines. The programs will also be available online for clients to ensure proper training and compliance with OSHA procedures and CDC guidelines. Our COVID-19 services include the following:

  • COVID-19 Response Plan Development
  • Cleaning and Disinfecting Protocols
  • Cleaning Activity Oversight
  • Surface Testing
  • Onsite Temperature Screening
  • Competent Person Training
  • Staffing full or part time COVID-19 Coordinator for Construction Sites
  • Infectious Disease Exposure Control Program
  • OSHA-Required Written Program Development
  • Training Classes
GFA Covid-19 Surface Testing

Industrial Hygiene Consulting

GFA’s Industrial Hygiene Consulting Services are geared towards preventing workplace or job site exposure to chemical, biological and physical hazards.  GFA develops cost-effective solutions and strategies for reducing and eliminating environmental hazards and ensuring your organization is OSHA compliant.

Services include, but are not limited to:

  • Asbestos/Lead Abatement Inspections, Planning & Consulting
  • Air Quality testing for hazardous dust, fumes, and gas contaminants
  • Radon Testing Services
  • Mold Testing & Remediation Design
  • Water Intrusion Investigations
  • Water Quality Testing
  • Building contamination assessment and remediation
  • Catastrophe Response
  • Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene Services

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)

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GFA’s team of certified industrial hygienists and safety professionals provide comprehensive health and safety services to assist our clients by increasing, environmental health and safety EHS awareness, decrease accident and injury rates, increase productivity, and train and educate employees.

GFA offers the following professional services:

  • OSHA Compliance monitoring for chemical, biological, and physical stressor exposure assessment
  • Hazardous Materials evaluation and Safety Data Sheet (SDS) review
  • Health risk analysis and Hazard Communication
  • Worksite analysis with engineering, work practice, and administrative controls
  • Review and recommendations for personal protective equipment

OSHA Compliance Audits/ Gap Assessments/ Program Support/ Monitoring

GFA’s team of certified industrial hygienists and safety professionals provide comprehensive health and safety services to assist our clients by increasing, environmental health and safety EHS awareness, decrease accident and injury rates, increase productivity, and train and educate employees. GFA offers the following professional services:

  • OSHA Compliance Audits/Gap Assessments
  • OSHA Program Support/Outsourcing
  • OSHA Monitoring

GFA will perform a Gap Assessment of existing compliance with applicable regulations. We will then work with the client to prioritize the issues and create a customized plan towards compliance.

OSHA requirements can be complicated. Not all companies can afford to staff a full-time Safety Officer. GFA can provide customized consulting, including on-site support, program development and training.

Airborne contaminants can present a significant threat to worker health and safety. Air monitoring is a major component of a health and safety program, and required by some OSHA programs. GFA’s team of Certified Industrial Hygienists can identify and quantify contaminants. This information is useful for assessing the potential health effects of exposure, selecting personal protective equipment.

Training

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Developed by our in-house EHS experts, our courses deliver the latest, most comprehensive and accurate information. GFA can provide training on many environmental health and safety subjects, some of which include:

  • Blood borne Pathogen Prevention
  • Respiratory Protection Program
  • Infection Control
  • Lead Exposure Prevention
  • Silica Control Plan
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Hazwopper 24

GFA’S Professional EHS Staff Includes:

  • Board Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIH)
  • Board Certified Safety Professionals (CSP)
  • Florida Licensed Mold Assessors
  • Florida Licensed Asbestos Consultants
  • Florida Licensed Radon Measurement Specialists
  • AHERA Accredited Inspectors
  • AHERA Management Planners, Monitors, Designers
  • Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultants (CIEC)
  • Council-certified Microbial Consultants (CMC)
  • Certified Healthcare Safety Professionals (CHSP)